Media releases

9/11 Remembrance Service

September 7, 2016Former Prime Minister John Howard will join the US ambassador and diplomatic representatives for a special remembrance service on Sunday, September 11 to commemorate the fifteenth anniversary of the attacks on New York, Virginia and Pennsylvania.

Service of commemoration for Orlando victims

June 14, 2016A special public Christian service of commemoration for those who lost their lives in Orlando will be held in Sydney’s St Andrew’s Cathedral on Wednesday 15th June, at 6 pm.

Messiah dedicated to the people of Belgium

March 25, 2016A performance of Handel’s Messiah tonight at St Andrew’s Cathedral Sydney is to be dedicated to the people of Belgium.

Easter Message 2016 - Resurrection and Religious Freedom

March 24, 2016Archbishop Glenn Davies has issued his Easter message touching on religious freedom in the world today.

Anglican Church offers help

February 4, 2016The Archbishop of Sydney, Dr Glenn Davies, says Anglicans and other Christians in Sydney are concerned by the prospect of 91 asylum seeker children being returned to Nauru following the recent High Court ruling and has repeated his view that the situation of children in detention 'should concern every Australian'.

Public statement - Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Abuse

January 27, 2016A statement read to the Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Abuse in Hobart by Michelle England, Counsel for the Diocese of Sydney.

Ordination of Deacons in 2016

January 1, 2016The Diocesan Registry has released a list of people to be ordained as deacons this year.

Christmas Message 2015

December 23, 2015The light of Jesus overcomes darkness

Service of Sorrow and Prayer for Paris

November 14, 2015A special public service of sorrow and prayer for Paris, in the wake of the Black Friday attacks, will be held in St Andrew’s Cathedral, Sydney on Sunday 15th November at 3pm.

Archbishop rallies Anglicans as Synod begins

October 12, 2015The Archbishop of Sydney, Dr Glenn Davies, has delivered a rallying address on Christian mission, persecution and perseverance at the start of the church’s 2015 Synod.